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    Sale 5281

    The Sunday Sale

    9 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 31

    WADE, Walter. Salices or an Essay towards a General History of Sallows, Willows, and Osiers, their uses, and best methods of propagating and cultivating them

    Price Realised  

    WADE, Walter. Salices or an Essay towards a General History of Sallows, Willows, and Osiers, their uses, and best methods of propagating and cultivating them
    Dublin: Graisberry & Campbell, 1811, 8vo. Folding coloured lithographed frontispiece (occasional light mainly marginal staining). Contemporary green half morocco (some light staining). PRESENTATION COPY, a front free endpaper inscribed "For General Vallancy, with the author's respects"
    With two other natural history books including Thomas Mawes' Every Man his own Gardener, London, 1794, 14th edition (3)


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